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Polyphemus moth (giant silk moth)

Antheraea polyphemus


Very large moth with beautiful markings.


Remote deciduous woods near the South Branch of the Potomac River in Hampshire County, West Virginia.


The spots on the upper wings were clear.

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Linda Raber
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Linda Raber

West Virginia, USA

Spotted on Jul 24, 2011
Submitted on Oct 27, 2012

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